Teacher of Design Technology Linton Village College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Job description

Linton Village College: outstanding in every category
Ofsted May 2012

Cambridge Road, Linton, Cambridge, CB21 4JB

Acting Principal: Tim Darby, BEng

An 11 – 16 Leading Edge Academy and Teaching School of 875 students


Required for September 2020, a creative and enthusiastic teacher of design technology to join our Business and Enterprise Faculty. We are seeking to appoint a talented and inspiring individual to contribute to the highest standards in design technology and contribute to subject development. The post would suit both experienced practitioners and Newly Qualified Teachers. The Faculty benefits from close links to local business and industry and we are committed to providing a rich STEM experience for our students. A Recruitment and Retention payment may be available for the right candidate.

Linton Village College offers an excellent standard of education. Ensuring a high quality learning experience for all of our students on a daily basis is our core priority. This is underpinned by a school community in which strong relationships, effective pastoral care and enrichment opportunities are of paramount importance. We have very high expectations and provide a nurturing, friendly and supportive environment in which everyone can thrive and achieve.

We support colleagues’ professional development in national programmes as well as through high quality Teaching School training. We also enjoy strong links with primary partner schools, sixth form colleges and the Faculty of Education at the University of Cambridge.

Linton Village College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome visits from interested candidates and appointments are available on request. Please contact Reception on 01223 891233 or email reception@lvc.org to arrange.

An application pack including details of how to apply and an application form are available from our website: www.lvc.org. Linton Village College supports flexible working – a job share may be considered. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12noon on Wednesday 26 February 2020.

Essential educational requirements

Teaching qualification

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Creative and enthusiastic teacher of design technology to contribute to the highest standards and subject development.

Employee benefits

Recruitment & Retention payment may be available for the right candidate.

About Linton Village College

Cambridge Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JB
Linton Village College website (opens in a new window)